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20-12-1999, 08:42 PM
I have tried to embrace the great hand extended out to us by realtime software. But even though our system has the needed omph
(just) for RealPlayer and Winamp I can't make them work.. well I can in a way.

well to start off:
My system is an IBM APTIVA model:2168-Z37 all parts used are official IBM parts. It has a 28.8k MWAVE modem and P-100 CPU along with 40megs of RAM(upgraded from 8 but official IBM APTIVA parts used for upgrade, upgrade provided by IBM).

Now, here's the problem. I have downloaded RealPlayer and as soon as I install it, it is working.

Then after about 2 days of watching videos(and maybe sometimes not) I try to start the program up and it says NOT ENOUGH MEMORY, This is bizarre because it says so in WinAmp as well and I checked the requirements and my computer meets memory requirements.
So now I've got WinAmp working but only after I've restarted the computer after an internet session. This is -I say again- truly bizarre.

I have a suspision this could be due to the actual MWAVE
hardware. Could you please try and find out what is happening? Any advice?

Thankyou for your co-operation.